Daily Archives: November 19, 2010

Another Perversity of the Death Penalty

Ohio prison rules could limit inmates’ last words
By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS
The Associated Press
Thursday, November 18, 2010; 6:08 PM

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The final words of condemned prisoners in Ohio could be edited or shortened under new state prison rules announced Thursday, six months after an inmate recited prayers for 17 minutes before he was executed.

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